The Perfect Age for Happiness?

A recent article from TIME magazine claims that “People Aren’t Happiest Until They Reach 33.”  I thought this was a curious claim, and so decided to look further.  According to the article, a study by Friends United, a British social-networking site, “found that 70% of respondents over the age of 40 claimed they were not truly happy until they reached 33.” Continue reading

Row, row, row…your canoe.

So peaceful.

[I wrote this several years ago, and present it here (mostly) unchanged.  The facts may or may not be entirely accurate, depending on who ends up reading it.  If you like it and think it’s funny, then yes, this all really happened.  If I refer to having taken your car and doing horrible, unconscionable things to it, then I am totally, totally kidding]. Continue reading

Green jeans were the thing

Do you remember the pants we used to wear back in the day?  When I was in high school, I got this one pair of green Kid ‘n Play jeans and I thought I was the shiznit.  I soon added a purple, and then a turquoise pair to my collection.  2 Hype! Continue reading